News - 20 Sep 2017
A self-contained soft actuator three times stronger than natural muscle, without the need of externals, signals a breakthrough in soft robotics.
Researchers at Columbia Engineering have solved...
News - 29 Jun 2017
Researchers combined gecko-inspired adhesives and a custom robotic gripper to create a device for grabbing space debris. They tested their gripper in multiple zero gravity settings, including the...
News - 11 Jun 2015
Last weekend was the final round of competition in the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s contest to design control systems for a humanoid robot that could climb a ladder, remove...
News - 30 Apr 2015
Infection Prevention Technologies LLC and Clean Sweep Group Inc. (CSGI) announce a milestone in mobile UV-C disinfection robot technology as CSGI has performed over 35,000 UV-C germicidal treatments...
News - 15 Apr 2015
It may be a while yet before we have cars that drive themselves, but in the near future your car may help you drive. In particular, it could warn you when you’re about to do something...
News - 15 Dec 2014
Continuous Baling means making a new bale while the previous bale is being finished and ejected. It is an easy way of making a large quantity of high-quality bales, saving on fuel and reducing wear...
News - 12 Sep 2014
When it comes to soft robots, researchers have finally managed to cut the cord.
Developers from Harvard’s School for Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Wyss Institute for Biologically...
News - 1 Aug 2014
The next rover NASA will send to Mars in 2020 will carry seven carefully-selected instruments to conduct unprecedented science and exploration technology investigations on the Red Planet.
News - 20 May 2014
NASA and its international partners now have the go-ahead to begin construction on a new Mars lander after it completed a successful Mission Critical Design Review on Friday.
News - 8 May 2014
University of Washington electrical engineers have developed telerobotics technology that could make disaster response faster and more efficient.
They are working with a team of eight other...